In the mid 1990s, Leonardo DiCaprio was the king of the world. He was also friends with Dana Giacchetto, a former investment banker who went to jail for misappropriating $9 million and claims he's the real inspiration for The Wolf of Wall Street.
This week, I attended the London production of Speed-the-Plow, David Mamet's satirical take on the American movie business, which stars Lindsay Lohan as a mysterious girl with nothing to bank on except her sexuality.
If you haven't seen the work of San Francisco-based artist Justin Hager you are quite frankly missing the fuck out. His illustrations are an amusing mix of celebrity culture and word play that might appear silly at first but will have you lurking through…
MediaTakeOut has become notorious for its coverage of black celebrities, dick-pic leaks, and salacious headlines, but its founder is a former Wall Street lawyer who used to claim to clean Mariah Carey's laundry.
I lived in a basement beneath a French professor and his wife, who taught German at a dying school for girls. When Agnes visited, there was the sharp, joyous smell of new tires. That was the smell the blue vibrator released when cleaned.
Oh, it's awkward, that thing where you get famous by telling everyone you've got a big dick, and then you end up all alone and reduced to making a concept album about your wife leaving you and your big dick behind.
When we recently stayed at the Chateau we brought our friends Carol and Tony to the lobby. At the table next to ours, two round-bellied men in their 40s, dressed like they'd just come from a baseball game, were gossiping about the movies they were working…
Each of them tried their hands at solo careers, always carefully calibrated so as not to be in the charts at the same time. Mel C was, by most people's counts, the best singer. Baby Spice never really happened, bless her. Posh Spice had some slick videos…
Bungalow 89 is not famous like Bungalow 3 (Belushi) or Bungalow 2 (Rebel Without a Cause). It is only famous in my own mind, because it's where I first met Gus Van Sant, and because I have been living in it for the past nine months.
Jon Daly is a comedian and actor who does a killer Anthony Kiedis impression and enjoys dressing up as a tree. I caught up with Jon for coffee to chat about jet skis, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, and vaccinations.